Roper St. Francis Healthcare’s Mount Pleasant Hospital will offer 40 free mammograms and breast cancer screenings on March 20, but registration is required to attend.

The free event is cosponsored by Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

To register to attend, call 402-2273.

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in South Carolina, according to the Department of Health and Environmental Control.

Reach Lauren Sausser at 937-5598.